President receives Ambassador of Turkey

2017-09-21 16:36:42
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ On September 21, President of Mongolia Kh. Battulga received Ahmet Yazal, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Turkey to Mongolia.
At beginning of the meeting, the Ambassador conveyed greetings of Recep Tayyip Erdogan, President of Turkey, to the President of Mongolia, and underlined the bilateral relations have been undergoing with great intensity.
The Mongolian President responded to greetings of his Turkish counterpart with gratitude. He went on and said, “Turkey has great expertise in processing leather and hide. Mongolia is an agricultural country. It has seventy million heads of livestock,” The President said he intends to put forward a proposal on jointly implementing a project on leather and hide processing industry.
Ambassador Ahmet Yazal promised to convey this initiative to the President of Turkey.
The number of visitors from Turkey can be increased, attracting to Orkhon Valley monuments and archaeological landmarks that belong to the Turkic Empire period and the Monument to Tonyukuk in Mongolia, said President Battulga.
Noting that he is in agreement, the Ambassador also highlighted that increasing the frequency of Turkish Airlines flights between two countries can become an impetus to activating the tourism ties. A consultative the Ministry of Road and Transport Development of Mongolia on the latter issue is expected at the end of September.